Education

Shalom Street
October 30, 2015

It’s Your Torah to Explore

In the beginning there was the idea, and then came the panels and two-by-fours, paintings, fabrics and toys, bright and colorful displays of all kinds to build excitement and lo and behold, there was an exhibit. Starting Sunday, October 18, 2015, "It's Your Torah to Explore."

Michael Daitch
September 30, 2015

Master Weaver: At Home on the Loom

"I can teach anyone to weave." And so begins a brief tutorial with Michael Daitch, master weaver, Judaic artist and educator.

September 1, 2015

Back to School, Breaking Ground

It's a great time to be at Akiva. For students, teachers, parents, alike, the upcoming year promises to be transformational on every level.

Rise of the JE-dI
September 1, 2015

Rise of the “JEd-I”

What does it mean to support 21st Century Jewish education today? To address the question, Jewish Federation has established a new funding and allocation structure - called “JEd-I” (Jewish Education and Identity).

Rachel Klegon
July 1, 2015

Rachel Klegon: On Green Living Science

Some call it the Ghetto Louvre of Detroit. Reclaimed from an illegal dumping ground behind the former Lincoln plant on the edge of Midtown, the Lincoln Street Art and Sculpture Park is a must-see today. Make a vow to visit.

Nora Feldhusen
July 1, 2015

The Makings of a Social Entrepreneur

Thinking beyond the mitzvah project, PeerCorps Detroit is redefining teen volunteerism.

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